John Kwoka

American Antitrust Institute, Northeastern University - Department of Economics

John E. Kwoka is the Neal F. Finnegan Distinguished Professor of Economics at Northeastern University. He has previously served in various capacities at the Federal Trade Commission, the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice, and the Federal Communications Commission, and has taught at several universities. His recent book Mergers, Merger Control, and Remedies: A Retrospective on U.S. Policy evaluates the effects of mergers and the effectiveness of merger control and remedies, and has been widely reported and cited in current policy debates. His book The Antitrust Revolution, co-edited with L.J. White and now going into its seventh edition, is a compilation of case studies of major U.S. antitrust proceedings. He is on the boards of the American Antitrust Institute and the Industrial Organization Society, and is a member of the Merger Working Group of the ICN.

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